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Common newt

Observed: 24th April 2010 By: ru9
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student

about two inches long, orange tummy black spots

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which common newt interacts


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i have differing genus for the newt is it
Triturus or Lissotriton?

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Its all in a name

Triturus is the old genus name, they are now Lissotriton.

Unfortunately, they both can have orange spotty bellies, you need to note if the spots continue onto the throat or not.

Graham Banwell

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